Category: baby

Mom Hacks

Mom Hacks

Mom Hacks! You know those quick useful tips that we wished we thought of sooner? Those little things that make life easier or less complicated? Those are called mom hacks! Yes, please!! In particular these are mom hacks for babies or toddlers.  Hopefully, you or someone you know can use some of these parenting tips.  […]

Posted January 31, 2018 by info@mysillymonkey.com in baby, parenting tips, toddler / 4 Comments


Positive Birth Affirmations

Positive Birth Affirmations

Positive Birth Affirmations! Affirmations are defined as the practice of positive thinking and self-empowerment—fostering a belief that “a positive mental attitude supported by affirmations you will achieve success in anything”. Without planning it my husband gave me birth affirmations during my labor which I feel really got me through it, especially the critical moments.  Of […]


Tips For Baby Gas Relief

Tips For Baby Gas Relief

Babies cry. A lot. The three main reasons they cry are: they are hungry, they need to be changed, or they have gas. Ugh, infant gas! An infant’s stomach is still growing and developing daily.  So, between the age of one to four months old, baby gas is prevalent.  There are some helpful tips to try […]

Posted April 19, 2017 by info@mysillymonkey.com in baby, parenting tips / 6 Comments




Breast Pumping Tips

Breast Pumping Tips

Breast Pumping Tips! Here are my breast pumping tips for moms returning to work. Going back to work can be pretty overwhelming and emotional. Hopefully, these breastfeeding tips and pumping tips will help alleviate some of the struggles.    Every state has their own set of statutes and laws regarding breastfeeding and pumping.  Before going back […]


Birth Plan

Birth Plan

Birth Plans! Birth Plans! Let’s be honest, the idea of giving birth, aside from being excited and a wonderful blessing, can be a bit scary!!  Especially if you are a first-time mom. At least it was for me.  Having a birth plan is a great way to try ensure your desires are met during labor. […]